Nature Reserve Gornianskie Laki
Project aims in active protection of 130 ha wetlands with endangered flora and birds including aquatic warbler (Acrocephalus Paludicola), enlargement of retention capacity of Chwiszczowa River.Designing an educational path with 4 stops described in brochure will demonstrate an unique example of private reserve (PTOP) which will became reserve protected by the national law.It is the direct main activity - collection of datas (inventory) in order to submitt to the Bialystok Voivodship Officer for Nature Consrvation all necessary required documents for the formal establishment of the reserve 'Gornianskie Laki" . So "Gornianskie Laki" will be protected on the ground of national law, not on the ground of a civil law.
North Podlasie Society for Birds Protection
Area Of Work:
Project Characteristics and Results
Conflict with the local Government in Hajnowka - they are willing to locate landfill for comunal waste, PTOP - establishment of reserve
Inovative Financial Mechanisms
Funds for purchase or leasing of land from various available conservation organisations in western Europe (Germany, Switzerland).
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